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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 432

    AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH

    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1620

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IZNIK POTTERY DISH
    OTTOMAN TURKEY, CIRCA 1620
    With sloping rim on short foot, the white interior painted under the clear glaze with a central green saz leaf with spine of small flowerheads, surrounded by alternating similar saz leaves and cobalt-blue leafy palmettes, with small highlights in bole-red, with black stylised wave and rock border, the exterior with alternating green and cobalt circles and splashes, fritted rim, foot drilled
    11 3/8in. (29cm.) diam.


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